Season 1 Episode 1


Aired Friday 9:00 PM Sep 30, 1983 on NBC



  • Trivia

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  • Notes

    • Jonathan Chase is a British college professor at New York University who has the unusual ability to transform into any kind of animal he wants. He decides to use his power to assist the New York Police Department in solving unusual crimes, and in this series pilot, he teams up with cute cop Brooke and war buddy Ty to stop some terrorists from stealing a supply of toxic gas.

    • Original Music by
      Paul Chihara

      Makeup Department
      Robert L. Stevenson .... hair department head

      Production Management
      Barry Stern .... production manager (pilot episode)

      Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
      Jack Couffer .... second unit director

      Sound Department
      Joseph Holsen .... sound editor

      Other crew
      Mark Harden .... lead animal trainer
      Marion Kirk .... costume supervisor
      Jonathan West .... camera operator

    • Production Companies
      * 20th Century Fox Television

      * National Broadcasting Company (NBC)

      Runtime: 90 min
      Country: USA
      Language: English
      Color: Color (DeLuxe)
      Sound Mix: Mono

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